The video programme Beyond Horizons premiered during Tromsø International Film Festival 2015. Atelier Nord is please to announce that Beyond Horizons will also be shown at Atelier Nord ANX (Olaf Ryes plass 2, 0552 Oslo) from the 15th of January to the 8th of February.
The films shown in the program also relate to a tradition within visual art dealing with Northern Norway. Since the 15th Century Northern Norway has been a popular motive for scientists, artists and travellers. While an outside gaze for a long time characterized the schema of Northern Norway within visual arts, the creation of a Northern Norwegian identity and the revitalisation of Sami and Kven culture contributed to the creation of an inside gaze from 1970s and onwards. Read more